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MENU MINDER INDEX 4
RECIPES & HOUSEHOLD HINTS


   

         This is index #4 containing recipes and household hints from (Nov.'86 - Oct.'87), as called into the program that year. I hope you find a few recipes and hints that are standouts for you. When you are ready to order the back issues (or the whole year) please visit our Order Back Issues page.

 



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APPETIZERS:

Appetizer - White Bean like Joe Muer's Sep 87 1 Avocado Stuffed Celery May 87 6 Cheese Ball Spread Jan 87 4 Dip for Fruit (Pat's) Jul 87 4 Dip - Guacamole Jul 87 4 Dip - Shrimp Mold Jan 87 5 Egg Rolls Feb 87 4 Snowman May 87 6
BEVERAGES:

Cider Wine Jun 87 2 ComfreyTea Aug 87 2 Orange Julius Jul 87 6 Punch - Anniversary Jun 87 5 Punch - Bubbling Pineapple Jul 87 6 Punch - Hawaiian Jun 87 5 Punch - Kool-Aid Jun 87 2
BREADS:

Alligator Bread Oct 87 3 Dinner Roll - (Ann's) Mar 87 2 Herman Yeast Starter May 87 2 Herman White Bread May 87 2 Sour Dough Apr 87 2 Sour Dough Starter Apr 87 2 Sour Dough Starter Jun 87 4
BREADS-SWEET:

Babka - Easter Apr 87 6 Muffins - Blueberry (Pitzer's) Jan 87 2 Muffins - Plain Apr 87 6 Muffins - Sweet Potato (Christina Campbell's Tavern) Dec 86 2 Pear (Shirley's) Oct 87 3 Portuguese Sweet Bread Aug 87 4 Poteca - Slovenian Nut Bread Jan 87 2 Rolls - Sweet Dough Mar 87 2 Scones - Canadian Style Feb 87 4 Scones - Richard & Reiss Mar 87 2 Strawberry Nov 86 2 Strawberry Nut Nov 86 2 Sweet Potato Nov 86 2 Sweet Potato Coconut with Rum Dec 86 2 Stollen - Frankenmuth Jan 87 2
CAKES:

Apple (Renie's) Mar 87 1 Banana Oct 87 4 Banana - Awrey's May 87 2 Blueberry Brunch Oct 87 3 Butter - White or Yellow Apr 87 6 Carrot Oct 87 4 Cashew Creme - Greenfield's May 87 3 Chocolate Cookie Sheet Sep 87 3 Chocolate - Hershey's Nov 86 2 Colonial Yellow May 87 3 Death By Chocolate Feb 87 2 Friendship Aug 87 4 Fuzzy Navel (Pitzer's) Nov 86 2 Heath Bar Aug 87 1 Macadamia Nut (United Airlines) Aug 87 4 M & M (Grandma's) May 87 3 Orange Pecan Crunch Sep 87 3 Oreo Cookie Aug 87 3 Peachy Picnic Aug 87 4 Pineapple - Big Chief Dec 86 2 Pineapple - Ice Cold Feb 87 2 Poppyseed Feb 87 2 Pound - Cream Cheese (Dera's) Feb 87 2 Pound - (Dolores) Oct 87 4 Pound - Powdered Sugar Apr 87 6 Pound - Sara Lee All Butter Sep 87 3 Pound - Twelve Egg Feb 87 2 Pound - Very Good Feb 87 2 Prism Feb 87 3 Pumpkin Dec 86 3 Pumpkin - Roll Dec 86 2 Raspberry - Quick Nov 86 3 Rum Feb 87 3 Rum - Bacardi (Pitzer's) Jan 87 2 Rum - Bundt (Pitzer's) Dec 86 2 Sponge Jun 87 2 Sponge - Hot Water Jun 87 2 Strawberry Angel Jun 87 2 Sugar - (Linda's) Feb 87 6 Three Ingredient May 87 1 Vanilla (1940) Dec 86 3 Vanilla Wafer- (Lonnie's) Nov 86 3 Welsh Tea Nov 86 3
CAKES-FRUITCAKE:

Kentucky Bourbon Nov 86 6
CANDIES:

Apricot Balls Apr 87 2 Best Turtles Dec 86 3
CASSEROLES:

Beef Stew Nov 86 4 Chicken and Green Bean Jan 87 4 Eggplant May 87 6 Green Bean Dec 86 6 Green Bean - Easy Jul 87 4 Ham - Lucie's Company Aug 87 2 Leftover Turkey/Chicken Aug 87 1 Pork Chops & Scalloped Potato Jun 87 5 Pork Chops & Spanish Rice Jul 87 4 Seven Layer Sep 87 2 Sweet Potato Dec 86 4 Sweet Potato Dec 86 5 Zucchini Aug 87 1
CHEESECAKES:

Diet (Chico's) Dec 86 2 Kathy's (Pitzer's) Mar 87 2 Orange Jan 87 3 Sugar Free Jan 87 2 Yogurt Jul 87 2
COFFEE CAKES:

Cinnamon Dec 86 6 Herman May 87 2 Sock It To Me Dec 86 6
COOKIES:

Apricot - No Bake Apr 87 2 Butter - (Mom's) Jul 87 2 Cheesecake Bars Mar 87 3 Chinese Noodle - Unbaked Jan 87 3 Cinnamon Nut Diamonds (Renie's) Mar 87 3 Clothespin Dec 86 1 Cornflake Sep 87 4 Date Torte Squares (Renie's) Mar 87 3 M & M Candies Dec 86 3 Melting Moments Jan 87 3 Oatmeal Aug 87 4 Oatmeal Crispies Oct 87 4 Oatmeal Pecan (Awrey's) Jul 87 2 Oatmeal - Swedish Mar 87 6 Raisin Spice Nov 86 3 Reese's Bars Jul 87 2 Rudach Apr 87 4 Ruggelach Apr 87 2 Ruggelach (Chocolate) Mar 87 3 Sugar Mar 87 6 Tollhouse - Original Jul 87 2
DESSERTS:

Apple Squares Feb 87 3 Brownies - Lunchbox Sep 87 3 Cannoli - Roma Hall May 87 4 Cannoli - Roma Hall Oct 87 5 Cassata - Unbaked, Italian Oct 87 3 Cobbler -Any Fruit Oct 87 5 Cobbler - Berry Sep 87 4 Congo Bar Squares Feb 87 3 Country Apple Jul 87 3 Crisp - Zucchini Sep 87 2 Doughnuts - Pumpkin Dec 86 5 Lemon Dessert (Anna's) Jul 87 2 Lemon Fluff Jun 87 4 Lemon Squares Jan 87 3 Pudding - Betty's Bread w/Brandy Sauce Dec 86 3 Pudding - Bread & Butter Feb 87 3 Pudding - Bread like Duff's Restaurant Oct 87 1 Pudding - Bread - Southern Style Nov 86 4 Pudding - Carrot Jan 87 3 Pudding - English Suet Jun 87 4 Pudding - Fudge Feb 87 4 Pudding - Hot Fudge Jan 87 3 Pudding - Noodle Dec 86 3 Pudding - Suet Jan 87 4 Sherbet - Pineapple Jul 87 3 Strawberry Fluff #1 Jun 87 4 Strawberry Fluff #2 Jun 87 4
FROSTINGS:

Banana Oct 87 4 Butter Pecan Jun 87 5 Fudge - Minute Boiled Apr 87 6 Fudge - Miracle Apr 87 5 Fudge - White or Dark Jul 87 6 Marshmallow Butter Cream May 87 5
HELPFUL HINTS:

Blood Stains Apr 87 3 Blood Stains Aug 87 4 Carpet - Fibers Oct 87 2 Carpet - Stains Aug 87 6 Cats - To Keep Away Apr 87 2 Ceiling Tiles - Washing Water Spots Off Sep 87 3 Christmas Tree - How to Keep Green Dec 86 6 Clothing , How to Fireproof Sep 87 4 Dandelions - How to Grow May 87 5 Decals - Removing Feb 87 5 Electrical Shocks - Protecting Yourself From Jun 87 3 Fabrics - To Whiten Feb 87 6 Fabrics - To Set Color Jun 87 2 Flowers - How to Dry in the Microwave Aug 87 5 Firestarters Dec 86 3 Firestarters - Pinecone Nov 86 3 Grease Stains Apr 87 6 Grease Spots on Clothing Nov 86 2 Gardenia - How to Make Bloom Feb 87 2 Ice - Melting Oct 87 4 Ink Stains - On Velvet Apr 87 5 Insects - Ants Aug 87 3 Insects - Fleas Nov 86 4 Insects - Mosquito Bites Jun 87 4 Insects - Wasps and Bees Sep 87 5 Laundry -To Brighten Jun 87 5 Mildew - Kill and Prevent Mar 87 2 Mildew - Removing from Tile and Grout (Lon Grossman) Nov 86 6 Mildew - Smell on Clothing Aug 87 5 Nail Polish - Remove Stains From Carpet Mar 87 5 Painting - Lon Grossman's Tips Oct 87 6 Pans - To Clean Sep 87 5 Peach Tree - How to Grow From a Pit Jul 87 4 Pet Stains Oct 87 6 Picnic Cooler - How to Pack Jul 87 5 Refrigerator - How to Keep Running Smoothly Jul 87 6 Rust Stains Jul 87 3 Soap Scum - Shower Doors Apr 87 4 Soap Scum - Shower Doors Sep 87 6 Soap Scum - Washing Machine Feb 87 6 Stain Remover Jul 87 2 Stain Removal - Oil Oct 87 4 Sticky Residue - Removing Jun 87 5 Sweaters - Shrunken Woolen Dec 86 2 Wallpaper - How to Remove Sep 87 2 Wood - Water Spots Feb 87 4 Winterizing - Lon Grossman's Hints Oct 87 6 Wrinkles - How to Avoid in Polyester Curtains May 87 4
HELPFUL HINTS-FOOD:

Bread - Baking Frozen in Microwave Apr 87 5 Bread - Preventing Soggy Frozen May 87 5 Brown Sugar - Softening Jul 87 3 Cake Mix - How to Convert to Cookies Sep 87 4 Cheesecake - Freezing May 87 6 Cheesecake - Baking in a Springform Pan Jan 87 3 Chicken - Coating Oct 87 5 Chicken - Improving the Taste Apr 87 6 Crusciki -to Make Crisp Nov 86 4 Cholesterol Information Aug 87 6 Cholesterol Tips May 87 3 Cookies - Freezing Mar 87 2 Cranberry Pie Hints Dec 86 6 Egg Cooking Hint Oct 87 6 Egg Equivalents Mar 87 6 Frozen Fruit - Use For Pie Feb 87 2 Food Hints May 87 4 Mayonnaise Feb 87 5 Meringue Jan 87 5 Nut Filling - To Make Spreading Easier May 87 4 Orange Cake Mix - How to Make Sep 87 3 Pie Crust - Preventing Soggy Dec 86 4 Pie Crust Jul 87 6 Pie Crust Mar 87 5 Potato Pancake Batter Nov 86 2 Potato Pancake Hints Jan 87 5 Pound Cake - Prevent From Falling Jan 87 5 Saltiness - Removing Excess From Ham Jul 87 5 Spaghetti Sauce - Smooth Jan 87 2 Sponge Cake Jun 87 2 Substitutions in Recipes Apr 87 5 Sugar - Softening May 87 2 Sugar-Softening Dec 86 5 Turkey Hints Nov 86 6 White Castle Hamburger Buns - How to Make Jul 87 5 Yeast and its Action May 87 6
MAIN DISHES:

Calzone (A Pizza-Filled Turnover) Oct 87 2 Calzones - Individual Oct 87 2 Greek Croustade (Spinach Pie) Nov 86 1 Ground Frank Loaf Sep 87 6 Hash & Spinach Pie Dec 86 4 Ham Slice - Orange Baked Mar 87 4 Ham & Potato Bake (Saucy) Feb 87 1 Macaroni & Cheese - "Automat" style Aug 87 6 Macaroni & Cheese - Judd Arnett's (Crockpot) Feb 87 4 Macaroni & Cheese - Old Fashioned Aug 87 6 Pork Pie (Jo's) Dec 86 4 Quiche - Broccoli Jun 87 1 Quiche - Swiss Cheese, Chicken & Broccoli Jul 87 4 Quiche - Lorraine Aug 87 3 Spanakoteropeta (Greek Spinach Pie) Dec 86 4
MAIN DISHES-MEAT:

Beef Brisket May 87 4 Beef Burgundy Jun 87 3 Beef and Dumpling Bake Aug 87 3 Beef Pasties -Cornish Jul 87 4 Beef Ribs -Spicy Jun 87 3 Beef Stew -Like Dinty Moore Jul 87 3 Brisket - Fresh Jun 87 3 Meatballs - Ham Apr 87 1 Meatballs - Norwegian Apr 87 4 Meatballs - Swedish Apr 87 4 Pot Roast May 87 3 Pot Roast Jun 87 3 Roast -Standing Rib Jun 87 3 Short Ribs - Bar-B-Q Jun 87 4 Teriyaki Sticks May 87 6 Venison - Crock-pot Mar 87 4
MAIN DISHES-POULTRY:

Chicken - Bar-B-Q on Weber Grill Jul 87 3 Chicken and Noodles -Bob Evans # 1 Apr 87 2 Chicken and Noodles - Bob Evans #2 Apr 87 3 Chicken and Rice Nice Feb 87 3 Chicken - Devine Jul 87 3 Chicken - Frankenmuth Aug 87 3 Chicken - Frankenmuth - Roast w/stuff ing Jan 87 4 Chicken - Fried (Colonel Sanders - Pitzer's) Dec 86 4 Chicken - Fried - Frankenmuth style Jan 87 4 Chicken - Fried (Loretta Lynn's Crisco) May 87 3 Chicken - Fried (Loretta Lynn's Herb Battered) May 87 4 Chicken Kiev Mar 87 4 Chicken - Moist and Crispy Onion Sep 87 2 Chicken Pot Pie (Like Hudson's) Feb 87 3 Chicken Strudel Apr 87 4 Ground Turkey Chili Nov 86 4 Mexican Chicken Tamale Nov 86 5 Turkey Breast - Baked Dec 86 4 Turkey Wings - Oven Bar-B-Q Aug 87 3
MAIN DISHES-SEAFOOD:

Blackened Fish Oct 87 2 Buttery Shrimp DeJonghe Jun 87 5 Salmon - Croquettes or Loaf Jun 87 3 Scrod - Baked - Like the Beefcarver's Sep 87 2 Summer Tuna Cakes Jul 87 1
MISCELLANEOUS:

A Recipe Exchange - By Gloria Pitzer Feb 87 6 Creative Clay Oct 87 6 Dandelion Greens May 87 5 Dough Art - For the Microwave Oct 87 6 Granny's Favorite Recipe Jun 87 4 Holiday Recipe Jun 87 4 How to Make a Bonnet From a Hanky Jun 87 4 Kiddie Play Dough Oct 87 6 Plant a Mango Seed Dec 86 6 The Typographical Error Jan 87 6
MISCELLANEOUS-RECIPES:

Batter - Fish Apr 87 3 Chili Salt - Like Wendy's (Pitzer's) Dec 86 5 Coating for Baked Chicken Sep 87 6 Cooking With Flowers Aug 87 6 Deep Dish Pie Shell (9 inch) Jul 87 5 Eagle Brand Milk #l, 2 & 3 Feb 87 4 Herman Pancakes May 87 2 Lefse (Norwegian Pancakes) Jan 87 5 Linguini w/Oil and Garlic Apr 87 3 Meringue - Never Fail, Never Weep May 87 5 Meringue - No Weep Dec 86 6 Mrs. Dash Salt-Free Seasoning (Pitzer's) Mar 87 4 Nalesniki Pancakes -Thick Apr 87 6 Nalesniki Pancakes -Thin May 87 1 Oil Pastry Jan 87 5 Omelet Stephanie Aug 87 3 Pierogi - How to Make Oct 87 6 Pierogi - Plum Filling Oct 87 6 Pierogi - Sauerkraut Filling Sep 87 6 Pizza Dough - Like Buddy's May 87 4 Salad Supreme (Pitzer's) Apr 87 5 Sugar Free Topping - Like Friar Tuck's Sep 87 6 Topping - Coffeecake (Pitzer's) Mar 87 5 Yeast - Homemade Apr 87 4
PIES:

Apple Pie - Mock Jan 87 1 Cherry Cheese - No Bake Oct 87 5 Cherry - Darlene's Sweet Apr 87 5 Cherry -Traverse City Aug 87 5 Coconut-Crazy Crust Oct 87 5 Coconut Cream Dec 86 5 Cranberry Pie# 1 & 2 Dec 86 5 Cream Cheese Pecan Jan 87 5 Lemon - No Bake Feb 87 4 Lemon - No Bake Apr 87 5 Lemon - Original Argo Jan 87 5 Lime - Cool Aug 87 5 Millionaire Nov 86 1 Mincemeat - English Nov 86 4 Paradise Pumpkin Mar 87 4 Peach Jul 87 5 Pear - Double Crust Sep 87 4 Pineapple -Cream (Grandma Helen's) Feb 87 5 Pineapple Aug 87 5 Pumpkin (Like Greenfield's) Dec 86 5 Pumpkin - Apple Dec 86 1 Pumpkin - Ice Cream Jul 87 1 Strawberry - Like Big Boy's Jul 87 5 Sweet Potato Feb 87 5 Zucchini Apple Sep 87 4
PRESERVING:

Applesauce - Microwave Oct 87 6 Cherry Butter Aug 87 5 Cider Apple Butter Oct 87 6 Green Tomato Mincemeat #1 Nov 86 3 Green Tomato Mincemeat #2 Nov 86 3 Melon - Freezing Sep 87 5 Pickles - Deli Kosher Dills (Pitzer's) Mar 87 3 Pickles - Easy Refrigerator Aug 87 5 Pickles - Mixed Aug 87 5 Pickles -Watermelon Rind Sep 87 5 Pimientos - Canned Sep 87 4 Pimientos - Freezing Sep 87 4 Preserves - Gingered Quince Sep 87 6 Sugar-Free Strawberry Jam Jul 87 2 Tangerines - Freezing Jun 87 6 Tomatoes - Freezing Sep 87 4 Tomatoes - Freezing Without Cooking Sep 87 5 Quince - Colonial Jelly Sep 87 5
SALADS:

Dry Gelatin Chiffon Salad May 87 5 Kidney Bean Aug 87 2 Kidney Bean - Easy Aug 87 2 Macaroni Tuna Apr 87 5 Molded Shrimp Mousse Jan 87 4 Pasta - Helen's Jul 87 5 Pistachio Pudding Mar 87 5 Potato Salad - Farmer Jack Feb 87 5 Potato-less - a la Mrs. Vol Dooley Jul 87 5 Potato - Sideline Jul 87 5 Shrimp w/Macaroni and Cheese Feb 87 5 Waldorf Jan 87 5 White Layer for 3 Layer Ribbon Salad Jan 87 5 White Layer for 7 Layer Ribbon Salad Jan 87 5
SALAD DRESSINGS:

Basic Creamy Jul 87 6 Creamy Garlic Jul 87 6 Maurice - Like Hudson's (Pitzer's) Dec 86 6 Kraft's Taco (Pitzer's) Feb 87 5 Olga's (Pitzer's) Dec 86 5 Olga's (Pitzer's) Oct 87 1 One Two Three Cole Slaw Like Farmer Jack's Jun 87 4 Spinach Jun 87 4
SANDWICHES:

Baked Bar-B-Q on a Bun - Virginia's Nov 86 5 Bar-B-Q Bologna Jun 87 4 Bar-B-Q Bun Burgers May 87 5 Bar-B-Q California May 87 5 Bar-B-Q - Leftover Jun 87 4 Goofy Dogs Apr 87 3 Hot Filling for Pita Pockets Jul 87 4 Monte Cristo Jun 87 4 Olga's Sep 87 6 Roast Beef - Like Arby's (Pitzer's) Apr 87 3 Spanish Omelet Sep 87 6
SAUCES & FILLINGS:

Barbeque - For Shortribs (Pitzer's) Mar 87 5 Cheese Sauce - Like Denny's (Pitzer's) Mar 87 1 Hot Mustard - Like McDonald's (Pitzer's) Apr 87 5 Lemon Sauce Jan 87 6 Lemon Sauce - Four Ingredient (Pitzer's) Jan 87 6 Liquid Pepper - Like Tabasco Sauce Sep 87 2 Louisiana Seafood Sauce Jun 87 5 Nut Filling Mar 87 6 Nut Filling (Mama's) Mar 87 4 Olga's Basic Sauce Jun 87 5 Orange Glaze - Simple Feb 87 6 Plum Filling for Pierogi Oct 87 6 Sauerkraut Filling for Pierogi Sep 87 6 Sweet & Sour Sauce (Ken's) Jul 87 6
SNACKS:

Citrus Snacking Squares Jul 87 3 Chocolate-covered Frozen Bananas Jun 87 3 Pudding Pops Jul 87 5
SOUPS:

Bean (Sid Corbett's) Feb 87 6 Bean (Slow Cooker Style) Mar 87 5 Borscht - Polish Meatless Jan 87 6 Broccoli - Cream of - Like Big Boy's Mar 87 5 Cucumber Chive Mar 87 5 Cucumber Dill Mar 87 6 Honey Baked Ham and Bean Feb 87 6 Meatball - Italian Feb 87 6 Onion - Creamy (Pitzer's) Nov 86 5 Potato - Like Big Boy's Aug 87 2 Potato Barley Jan 87 6 Vegetable - Old Fashioned (like Campbell's) Jul 87 6 Vichyssoise Nov 86 5 Zucchini May 87 5
VEGETABLES:

Beans - Pasta May 87 6 Beans - Ranch Style Jul 87 5 Brussels Sprouts - Marinated Aug 87 3 Carrot - Baked Orange Carrot Ring w/Peas Feb 87 1 Carrots - Scalloped Cheese May 87 6 Chau-Chau Jan 87 3 Cucumbers and Sour Cream Mold (Frankenmuth) Jan 87 4 Eggplant Parmesan Oct 87 3 French Fries - Oven Nov 86 6 French Fries - Oven Baked Nov 86 6 French Fries - Skinny Nov 86 6 Green Beans Provencal May 87 6 Green Peppers - Rosemary's Sep 87 2 Green Pepper Side Dish Sep 87 2 Kohlrabi Nov 86 5 Lentil Pilaf Aug 87 2 Okra -Oven Fried Nov 86 5 Onion - Stuffed Oct 87 2 Onion -Stuffed (Microwave) Oct 87 2 Onion Ring Loaf May 87 5 Peanut Squash Nov 86 5 Potato Kluski - Polish Nov 86 6 Sweet Potato - Glazed Nov 86 6 Sweet Potato Scallop Dec 86 4 Tomato Gazpacho - Fresh Apr 87 3 Ziti w/Broccoli & Mushrooms Apr 87 3 Zucchini Sauerkraut Loaf Sep 87 2
































 































 

 


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